Incident at 4629N 4737W

Summary

2015-10-21: At 0548Z, (4629N4737W) a Emirates Airbus A380-800 (A6EEG/ UAE202) from New York, NY (KFJK) to Dubai (OMDB) lost engine and declared emergency. Executed contingency procedures and descended from FL350 to FL300 then cancelled emergency and continued on to destination. ATC unable to issue descent clearance due to traffic.
2015-10-21: UPDATE: TSB Report#A13A0114: The Emirates Airbus A380-861, registration A6-EEG, was operating as UAE202 for a planned flight from New York (KJFK) to Dubai (OMDB). While in cruise flight approximately 200 nm ESE of St. John's, the number 4 engine (Engine Alliance GP7000) flamed out. A PAN PAN was declared and NAT in-flight contingency procedures were carried out to descend on an offset track. Upon reaching the lower altitude the PAN PAN call was cancelled and a new clearance at a lower altitude and speed was negotiated. The crew consulted with the company and decided to divert to Kuwait International Airport (OKBK) on the remaining 3 engines where an uneventful landing took place. Maintenance personnel determined that two engine fuel pumps failed on the number 4 engine.

Details


CADORS Number 2013A1016
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2013-10-26 - 05:53
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, 4629N 4737W
TSB Occurrence Number A13A0114
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 167921-V2
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration United Arab Emirates
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator EMIRATES (15711) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
AIRBUS
Model A380-800
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number UAE202
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart 701
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine failure,Declared emergency/priority,Diversion

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